Thursday 9 October 2014 1.24pm
Allister Hayman reports that
Commuters and nearby office workers were left shocked after a large pane of glass fell several storeys onto the pavement below from an under construction central London office building this afternoon.
The pane of glass fell several storeys from Great Portland Estates’ (GPE) 240 Blackfriars office building, but fortunately no one was injured.
Toby Courtauld, GPE chief executive, confirmed there had been an incident and the Health and Safety Executive had been informed.
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